Cyclist killed in Hwy. 25 crash

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. — A cyclist was killed on U.S. Highway 25 near the SC/NC border in Greenville County Saturday morning, according to the Greenville County Coroner's Office.

Coroner B. Parks Evans said 55-year-old Michael Roberts, of Greer, was riding his bicycle around 11:15 a.m. on the side of the highway when he entered into a lane and was struck by a tractor trailer.

Roberts was airlifted to Mission Hospital in Asheville, where he later died, Evans said.